Judge C. Tyler Atkinson is a 2004 graduate of Temple Christian School. It was at Temple in the Youth and Government program that Judge Atkinson decided he wanted to pursue a career in the legal field. He represented Temple as a student judge -- presiding over mock criminal trials. Judge Atkinson graduated from Texas Wesleyan University in 2007 and Baylor Law School in 2010. He joined the City of Fort Worth as a prosecutor and was later appointed to be a Municipal Court Judge. At the time of his appointment, Judge Atkinson was the youngest serving Judge in a court of record in the State of Texas. Judge Atkinson and his wife Lyndsey (2003 Temple graduate) live in Fort Worth with their four children.